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Is Post-Stroke Telerehab For Me? What You Need to Know
Jan 4, 2021
Is Post-Stroke Telerehab for Me? What You Need to Know
Stroke Management
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Stroke Management
In the United States alone, more than 6.5 million people have experienced and lived through a stroke. More than 795,000 people in the United States have a stroke every year, and our objective is to help those survivors and their families through providing resources, information, tools,
Spasticity and Stroke
Spasticity
Spasticity and Stroke
A stroke is caused by either a blockage of a blood vessel or bleeding in or around the brain, which results in a lack of oxygen to the brain and the death of brain cells.
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Neuroplasticity
Using the Neofect Smart Glove to Maximize Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy
Constraint Induced Movement Therapy (CIMT) is used to treat people with Hemiplegia by constraining or restricting movement of the non-affected hand to force a person to use their affected hand.
How Can I Regain Hand Function After a Stroke?
Stroke Recovery
How Can I Regain Hand Function After a Stroke?
Many stroke survivors notice that the hand takes the longest to recover after a stroke. This may become very frustrating for many. However, there are two main techniques and exercises that can help speed the recovery of the hand up!
How Can Electrical Stimulation Help After a Stroke?
Electrical Stimulation
How Can Electrical Stimulation Help After a Stroke?
Electrical stimulation therapy consists of taking electrodes and attaching them on to the skin over a muscle. Once the electrical stimulation unit is activated, it sends electrical currents to the muscle causing it to contract.
Stroke Recovery Stories- Ella's Story
stroke survivor story
Stroke Recovery Stories - Ella's Story
Ella is a personal development blogger, habit coach, motivational speaker, and stroke thriver.
Tips on How to Choose the Best NEOFECT Device for People With Stroke
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Tips on How to Choose the Best Neofect Device for People With Stroke
NEOFECT rehabilitation devices close the gap between what we know from current stroke research and what is happening in actual life.
How can I increase my shoulder strength and decrease pain after a stroke?
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How Can I Increase My Shoulder Strength and Decrease Pain After a Stroke?
It is important to start doing therapeutic exercises as soon as your doctor clears you to after a stroke. Many people may experience shoulder weakness which can lead to shoulder pain.
Stroke Recovery Stories - Patricia's Story
stroke survivor story
Stroke Recovery Stories - Patricia's Story
While cooking dinner at age 48, Patricia Smith felt a funny feeling go up her arm. After disregarding it and having it happen several more times, she knew that something was wrong.
How to Quickly Recover After Stroke
stroke recovery and rehabilitation
How to Quickly Recover After Stroke
Stroke recovery is different for every person. After someone survives a stroke their recovery starts day one and can continue for several years. The severity of the stroke impacts how a person’s recovery will go.
Why is Maintaining a Healthy Blood Pressure Important?
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Why is Maintaining a Healthy Blood Pressure Important?
Maintaining a healthy blood pressure is very important because the higher your blood pressure is the higher your chances of having health issues are. All of your body's important organs, such as your brain and heart, receive nutrients and oxygen through your blood flow.
Stroke Recovery Story - Using Smart Glove for E-Stim
stroke recovery stories
Stroke Recovery Stories - Using Smart Glove for E-Stim
After experiencing a stroke, Glen was searching for alternative therapy options after he ran out of resources with his outpatient rehabilitation. The Smart Glove resonated with him because this at-home stroke rehabilitation device reinforces exercises and habits that stimulate Neuroplasticity.
Are There Treatments For Numbness After a Stroke?
numbness after stroke treatment
Are There Treatments For Numbness After a Stroke?
Many stroke survivors experience numbness in their affected limbs. This makes it very hard for stroke survivors to be functional with their affected limbs. Luckily, stroke survivors have the ability to overcome the numbness.
What Are the Early Warning Signs of Stroke?
Stroke Symptoms
What Are the Early Warning Signs of a Stroke?
A stroke is caused by either a blockage of a blood vessel or bleeding in or around the brain, which results in a lack of oxygen to the brain and the death of brain cells
How to Determine the Best at Home Stroke Rehab Device to Use
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How to Determine the Best at Home Stroke Rehab Device to Use
Once you or a loved one is released from the hospital after having a stroke and are back home it is important to start thinking about how to best continue your post stroke rehabilitation program.